Application Functional Lead - Reports Development

Position: Application Functional Lead - Reports Development

Job ID: 153862

Location: US-TX-Bellaire


Talent Area: Information Services

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a-5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Founded in 1996, Texas Children’s Health Plan is the nation's first health maintenance organization (HMO) created just for children. We provide STAR/Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to pregnant women, teens, children and adults in Houston and surrounding areas. Currently, the Health Plan has more than 375,000 members who receive care from our network of more than 1,100 primary care physicians, 3,200 specialists, and 70 hospitals. Texas Children's Health Plan is also the largest combined STAR/CHIP Managed Care Organization in the Harris County service area.   To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.


We are searching for an Application Functional Lead - Reports Development - someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will provide technical services to analyze, design and deliver clinical/business solutions while lending expertise to activities related to answering technical consulting questions, individually or as part of a team. You will serve as a subject matter expert associated with content, processes and procedures of enterprise applications.


In this role, you will also be responsible for gathering business requirements, building reports, dashboards, solutions, and quality assurance processes. Strong database experience in SQL and Access is preferred. Experience in Managed Care or healthcare is also preferred. 


Think you’ve got what it takes?

Responsibilities :

  • Translates business needs into detailed requirement specifications
  • Develops architecture-specific deliverables that map customer business requirements into complete information systems or operational solutions
  • Performs configuration analysis for system design
  • Documents the design decisions in an accurate and testable method for use by developers and database analysts
  • Analyzes system problems and modifications
  • Maintains systems and releases
  • Researches technology trends and directions
  • Facilitates activities with management, other IS functions, users, or vendors for all phases of the application software life cycle


  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science and implementation preferred
  • 8 years’ application design and implementation experience required
  • A bachelor’s degree will substitute four years of experience
  • Management or project leadership preferred

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